Why Stannah

As a fifth-generation family-owned business, Stannah is recognized around the world as the company that returns independence and a sense of safety to those who need help navigating the stairs of their home – both inside and out. In fact, there are more Stannah stairlifts installed across the globe than any other brand.

We started our company from an appreciation of great craftsmanship and focused that work on delivering safety, reliability, and value to our customers. Customer service is our primary focus because we want our customers to understand and enjoy their stairlift long after it has been installed.

We design, deliver, and install stairlifts for your peace of mind and security!

OVER 150 years experience in the lifting industry

Since Joseph Stannah first opened the doors for business back in 1867 Stannah has remained a family-owned business. Over 140 years later, our business is managed by Jon, Patrick, Nick and Alistair Stannah, Joseph’s great, great grandchildren.

What we do…

We help keep people safe by designing and manufacturing slim rail stairlifts that are practical, convenient, and easy to use.

We give families peace of mind in knowing that their relative is secure and capable of navigating their entire home independently.

We help people keep their independence so they can choose to stay in their homes as long as they like.

We help people remain active and busy doing the things that they like to do in and outside their homes.

Don’t just take if from us…

The installer was very patient and understanding. I never felt rushed. I am delighted with the design and operation of the Stannah Stairlift. I am proud to tell my friends and neighbors about Stannah
Ms. C.M.

Why choose Stannah Stairlifts

Safety is our priority... always

All Stannah Stairlifts undergo rigorous testing to ensure that critical safety measures are achieved throughout the design and manufacturing process

High quality as standard

Stannah is committed to our objective of upholding the highest standards in quality, design, and workmanship

Skilled technicians and installers

All stairlifts are delivered and installed by courteous professionals who test the stairlift, clean up afterwards, and stay to ensure you understand how to use it

Local support

With trained technicians locally-based throughout Australia, we’re here to help you if needed

Meet the Stannah family

Stannah is a family business that has been successfully running for 150 years.

Because it’s a family business rather than an enterprise backed by bankers and shareholders – we can do things our own way. Our way of working suits us, our customers and the communities in which we work.

Since 1975
over 600,000
people have chosen Stannah for their stairlifts

The Stannah family covers over 40 countries worldwide

Stannah has come a long way in those 150 years


A global business with a turnover in excess of £195M and employing 1,500 people


A leading manufacturer and distributor of lifting products, including elevators, escalators, goods lifts and stairlifts


A leading manufacturer of stairlifts with global sales in excess of 600,000 units


A leading independent manufacturer of passenger lifts and platform lifts